1007 posts and columns on revenue
News ByteEtsy said today that its online marketplace sales grew 70 percent to $895 million in 2012, with total membership nearly doubling to 22 million. But the eight-year-old company takes in only a sliver of that revenue, by charging fees of 3 percent to 3.5 percent per transaction, $0.20 per listing and additional amounts for advertising.
Shane Steele, previously VP of global marketing for Yahoo, started at Twitter today as director of sales marketing.
I last wrote about Bubble Motion, provider of the Bubbly mobile messaging service, exactly a year ago. At the time, the company had 150,000 users. Today, it has more than seven million.
Dating site Zoosk says that based on its January revenue, it will have a run rate of $90 million this year.